There are 5 ways to get from Chennai to Yercaud by plane, train, bus, taxi or car

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Fly  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Salem (SXV) MAA - SXV

$37 - $310

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Train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Chennai Central (MAS) to Salem Junction (SA) Mas-Cbe Kovai Exp / ...

$14 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Chennai to Salem

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chennai to Yercaud 224.5 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Chennai to Yercaud 224.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Chennai to Yercaud is to bus which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chennai to Yercaud is to fly which costs ₹2,600 - ₹23,000 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Chennai and Yercaud is 267 km. The road distance is 359.3 km.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Yercaud without a car is to train which takes 5 h 21 min and costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,900.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Chennai to Yercaud, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Chennai to Yercaud is to fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs ₹2,600 - ₹23,000. Alternatively, you can train, which costs ₹1,000 - ₹1,900 and takes 5 h 21 min, you could also bus, which costs ₹1,100 - ₹1,600 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Madras Airport to Salem Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chennai to Yercaud is 359 km. It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to drive from Chennai to Yercaud.

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Trans Euro Air offers flights from Madras Airport to Salem Airport.

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There are 96+ hotels available in Yercaud. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chennai to Yercaud.
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  • Distance: 167.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Chennai, India and Yercaud, India?

Trans Euro Air flies from Chennai to Yercaud once daily. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Chennai to Yercaud every 3 hours. Tickets cost $6 - $16 and the journey takes 4 h 42 min.

Airlines
Trans Euro Air
Flights from Madras to Salem
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Train operators
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Chennai to Yercaud
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com
Yellow Taxi
Phone
+91 44 26 54 26 26
Website
yellowcalltaxi.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 44 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com

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The best way to get from Chennai to Madras Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs ₹8.

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